The Team

We view our team as the Core Assets of Lichaba Creations. Our team members are highly skilled and qualified in their respective departments. We are committed to our products and constantly reviewing and improving our technical assets through additional investment to guarantee, efficiency and quality control.


Max Lichaba is a founder of an umbrella company Lichaba Creations. Lichaba was born in a small town called Saaiplaais in Virginia, Welkom.

Lichaba studied Jewellery making at Harmony Jewellery School in Free State. Max became one of the top students and later was given an opportunity to be a lecture. Lichaba was later appointed to join Royal Manufacturing in Free State. In 2003 Lichaba decided to build Lichaba Creation with all his cutting edge experience in the Jewellery industry.

Despite all the challenges over the years Lichaba has continued to have a sustainable business that continues to be competent and thrive to be the best every day.



pic_thandi Nomthandazo (Thandi) Lichaba started out as an aspirant journalist at the Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University. The television bug hit her after moving to Johannesburg in 2003, where she worked for Word of Mouth Productions as a Project Manager on the Lion King Project (co-production with Disney) before moving into production accounts.

It was during this time Thandi really distinguished herself as a financial person and the love for accounts grew. She enrolled at Varsity College in 2004 for bookkeeping and later Financial Accounting. She later completed several accounting courses.

Due to her attention to detail Thandi worked on numerous drama productions as a production accountant for Soul City, Muvhango, Mponeng, Soul City, Muvhango, Tshisa and She produced shows like Motswako and managed production accounts on the reality show Vodacom Thumbs Wars & Countdown 2010. The experience Thandi gathered in all these productions completes a reflection of a multi-skilled individual. Thandi is Operations Manager at Fuel, looking after company finances and human resources making sure both company and staff are well taken care of.

She is currently studying CSI ( Company Secretary) majoring in Corporate Governance at Wits Business School in JHB.